Abelia parvifolia

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 Abelia parvifolia subsp. var.  
Habit: shrub
Height: to
Width: to
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Height: cm to 6 ft
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Origin: C China
Bloom: late summer, early fall, mid fall, late fall
Exposure: sun, part-sun
Features: deciduous, flowers
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USDA Zones: 7 to 9
Sunset Zones:
Flower features: pink
Caprifoliaceae > Abelia parvifolia var. ,

Abelia parvifolia (syn. A. schumannii) is a bush with arching shoots and ovate leavesAH. The leaves are bronze when new, turning a mid-green and are 1.25 in (3 cm) longAH. The slightly scented 1 in. (2.5 cm) flowers are shaped like a funnel, and are a lilac hued pink, with orange markings, coming from late summer to fallAH. The calyces have 2 lobes and are pinkish greenAH. Calyces are produced either individually or in axillary cymesAH.


Likes fertile soil with good drainageAH. Grow in sun to part-shadeAH. Protect from windAH.


Root the evergreen cuttings in the early summer periodAH. Root semi-ripe cuttings in late summerAH.

Pests and diseases

Prone to anthracnose, Cercospora leaf spots, powdery mildew, fungal root rotsAH.



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